Man accused of stealing from elderly man
VIRGINIA CITY ” Storey County officials say a Lockwood man has been arrested on suspicion of stealing money from an elderly man’s bank account.
Authorities say 20-year-old Trevor James Smiley is accused of forging personal checks totaling $18,000 over a two-week period.
Detectives say they were able to recover about $1,500 of the stolen money.
Smiley was jailed on charges of forgery, exploitation of an elderly person and possession of stolen property.
His bail was set at $40,000.